ERIC Number: EJ350973
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
An Assessment of the Communication Needs of Non-Native Speakers of English in an Undergraduate Physics Lab.
Jacobson, Wayne H.
English for Specific Purposes, v5 n2 p173-87 1986
Learner needs in English for academic purposes were analyzed in terms of the strategic competence needed to successfully carry out required work in an undergraduate physics laboratory, including: evaluating and selecting information; synthesizing information; applying information to different situations; and establishing working relationships with others in the laboratory. (Author/CB)
Descriptors: College Students, Communication Skills, Communicative Competence (Languages), English for Academic Purposes, English for Science and Technology, Higher Education, Physics, Science Laboratories, Second Language Learning, Skill Development, Student Needs, Teaching Methods, Undergraduate Study
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A